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About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure is one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure centres, bringing world-class service and provision to each of the facilities we manage. As a company, we believe firmly in working in partnership with our local communities, delivering the very best service by empowering our 4,500 staff members to take the initiative and make every customer visit to our centres feel special.

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Job location: Swansea, UK
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
Plantasia

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

The role of Zookeeper is a rewarding position, allowing you to be involved in the development of the animal program at Plantasia. The role provides opportunities and an exciting and motivating experience on a daily basis. The successful candidate will be appointed to under take all aspects of animal husbandry, care and development of the Animal Collection at Plantasia.

The Opportunity
To provide all aspects of animal care and husbandry in compliance with the Zoo Licence Act.
To undertake cleaning, maintenance and improvement of all animal enclosures and areas.
To assist the Education/project Department in the provision of animal related tours, workshops and events.
To assist with the development and interpretation of the animal experience to the public
To carry out mechanical plant and equipment checks, upkeep and monitoring of environmental systems and report as necessary.
To provide cover for the Front of House section when necessary.
To maintain the security of the collection and building.
To undertake the personal Health and Safety responsibilities within the HASAWA Act 1974
To assist in the development of Managerial Initiatives, e.g. Investors in People, Management Charter Initiative, Performance Management and Appraisal, Continuous Professional Development, etc
Any other duties as reasonably required.

The Person
Willing to work in an animal related environment
Will be able to gain acceptance and respect from clients and the teams involved
Will be able to meet the demands of the role by working additional hours when required.
Will be able to demonstrate clear identification with all customer requirements
Will be a team player.
Will be able to develop the role on your own initiative.

A high degree of flexibility
The ability to respond positively to changes in the working environment and to deal effectively with work pressures as they arise.
The ability to solve work problems logically and make decisions appropriate to the level of the post
Confident, outgoing personality and the ability to communicate with the public in both educational and entertaining manner
Essential - The candidate must possess an animal related degree, minimum 2:1 qualification
Essential - Practical experience in animal husbandry for a minimum of 4 years
Desirable - Practical experience with exotic animals.
Essential - Full UK Driving Licence

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to Michael Colwill by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date 19/07/2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on Twitter@ParkwoodLeisure

£45,000 - £50,000 per annum
Job location: Worcester, UK
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
This is an outstanding career opportunity with one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, currently operating 89 leisure centres, 4 theatres and 4 outdoor activity venues on behalf of 37 Local Authority clients.

The Opportunity
We are looking for a highly skilled, experienced and ambitious individual to join us in a new role to drive our digital marketing activity and manage our digital channels. You will focus on crafting acquisition and retention campaigns. You need the ability to plan strategic long-term digital marketing campaigns and respond swiftly and tactically to immediate digital and broader business needs. Therefore creativity, diligence and sound commercial understanding with an analytical focus are a must for this role.

You will be joining the business at an exciting time, we’re investing in a significant digital transformation programme, implementing CRM and re-inventing our digital services to be customer-centric. You will be the guardian of all things digital, ensuring we’re delivering the best possible digital experience for our users. This is a challenging but rewarding role, to be considered you must be able to demonstrate past success and how you have driven digital excellence in an organisation.

You are…
A creative thinker and have excellent analytical and reporting skills
A strong personality and great communicator who can influence at a senior level
An individual keen to shake up marketing and bring innovative ideas that add commercial value

You have...
- B2C marketing experience
- Ability to work in a dynamic, agile, growing business and adding value outside of their day-to-day role
- Can demonstrate delivering successful digital marketing campaigns
- Significant paid media experience both hands on and managing agencies
- Budget management and delivering ROI
- Whilst you can work in an agile environment you can also bring effective systems and processes
What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
- Competitive salary
- Generous annual leave
- Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
- Employee health cash plan
- Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Pension Scheme
- Company sick pay
- Career progression
- Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well-established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV.

Closing Date 19 July 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure
Competitive
Job location: Bristol, UK
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to embark on a career in the leisure industry at a busy modern facility

The Opportunity
• Work in a modern fast-paced facility
• Work on an international Spec swimming pool
• Feel part of strong enthusiastic team
• Increase your skills and knowledge
• Progression through the company

The Person
• You will be flexible, a team player, possess good communication skills, and self-motivated
• You will need an interest in leisure
• Willingness to learn
• An NPLQ qualification will be desirable

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
• Competitive salary
• Generous annual leave
• Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
• Employee health cash plan
• Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Pension Scheme
• Company sick pay
• Career progression
• Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well-established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to Rob Langley

Closing Date: Friday 19th July

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com Follow us on Twitter@ParkwoodLeisure
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